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  1. Plant Now to Graze Later

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/plant-now-graze-later

    most economical way to feed livestock, especially when grain prices are high. The wide array of forage ... there is quite a variety of forages you can plant for fall grazing purposes. At Ohio State, ... a risk for nitrate poisoning. On another note, brassicas are also a risk for bloat, atypical pneumonia, ...

  2. Beef Quality Assurance Certification and REcertification

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/events/beef-quality-assurance-certification-and-recertification

    must originate from producers and feedyards who are Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) certified. Since then, ... other fed cattle buyers have followed suit and are making the same requests. Because BQA is a three year ...

  3. Rain, Rain, Go Away, Right On Down the Ditch and Drain

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/rain-rain-go-away-righto-down-ditch-and-drain

    placed every 35 feet and can mitigate ½ inch of water per day. “Good” drainage clears about 3/8 inch of ... water per day with tile every 50 feet. “Fair” drainage is placed every 70 feet and will mitigate about ... Agricultural ditches are a necessary part of most drainage systems. These provide channels for the water to ...

  4. Packing School Lunches for Picky Eaters

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/packing-school-lunches-picky-eaters

    fruit, grains, protein and dairy. Why include all the food groups? Because each group helps provide ... vitamins, and milk or yogurt can help with calcium intake, which is needed for growing bones. Pre-packaged ... take some time to adjust. Help your child understand why the change is important for their body to work ...

  5. Upcoming Ag Events

    https://wayne.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/upcoming-ag-events

    2:30 PM RSVP at morrow.ofbf.org or 419-747-7488 by July 31, 2021   Composting in Ohio and Beyond: ...

  6. (Backyard) Bird is the Word- Raise Your Own Little Chicks

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/backyard-bird-word-raise-your-own-little-chicks

    your backyard. In the suburb I grew up in, having up to three chickens was permitted as long as they ...

  7. Making Time for Family Vacations

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/making-time-family-vacations

    vacation time and I hope you will find it helpful as well. On average, most Americans only use half of ... it’s fun for everyone.  The planning is part of the joy in the journey- watch movies of sites you’d ... vacations may be better than one long one, which may help if you enjoy visiting the same vicinity, like an ...

  8. Laundry Tips and Myths

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/laundry-tips-and-myths

    Instead, wash after wearing about three times unless visibly soiled or sweaty. Wash in cold water to help ... might help clothes last a little longer and save the headache of needing to rewash, as well as dispel ... a worthwhile practice to sort and wash similar colors and soil levels together. Why risk ruining that favorite ...

  9. Japanese Beetles- Little Beetles with Big Appetites

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/japanese-beetles-little-beetles-big-appetites

    30 days. They can feed on the foliage of various fruit and vegetable crops grown in Ohio, causing ... damage to the plant, and increasing the risk of fungal diseases. Their emergence during mid-summer can ...

  10. Shoo Fly, Don't Bother Me. Or My Cows!

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/shoo-fly-dont-bother-me-or-my-cows

    Farming in the winter is usually not a livestock producer’s favorite time of the year. But, if ... to 30 days – a large increase in costs especially with current feed prices. Stable flies prefer to ... stable fly eggs. Sanitation, sticky traps, and sprays can help in controlling this fly population. Horn ...

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